ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-990412-1
Matthews, Jennifer
Email: jen@zebrafish.org
Affiliation: Zebrafish International Resource Center (ZIRC)
Address: Zebrafish International Resource Center 5274 University of Oregon Eugene, OR 97403-5274 USA
Country: United States
Phone: (541) 346-6028 ext. 14

Ph.D. Colorado State University
DVM Colorado State University

Research Interest: Zebrafish health and disease control

Yang, H., Hu, E., Matthews, J.L., Varga, Z.M., Tiersch, T.R. (2021) Is catalase an effective additive to alleviate oxidative stress during cryopreservation of zebrafish sperm at the repository level?. Cryobiology. 104:70-78
Matthews, J.L., Varga, Z.M. (2021) Cryopreservation of Pooled Sperm Samples. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2218:99-115
Yang, H., Hu, E., Tiersch, T., Carmichael, C., Matthews, J., Varga, Z.M. (2020) Temporal and Concentration Effects of Methanol on Cryopreservation of Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Sperm. Zebrafish. 17(4):233-242
Matthews, J.L., Murphy, J.M., Carmichael, C., Yang, H., Tiersch, T., Westerfield, M., Varga, Z.M. (2018) Changes to Extender, Cryoprotective Medium, and In Vitro Fertilization Improve Zebrafish Sperm Cryopreservation. Zebrafish. 15(3):279-290
Yang, H., Daly, J., Carmichael, C., Matthews, J., Varga, Z.M., Tiersch, T. (2016) A Procedure-Spanning Analysis of Plasma Membrane Integrity for Assessment of Cell Viability in Sperm Cryopreservation of Zebrafish Danio rerio. Zebrafish. 13(2):144-51
Murray, K.N., Bauer, J., Tallen, A., Matthews, J.L., Westerfield, M., and Varga, Z.M. (2011) Characterization and management of asymptomatic mycobacterium infections at the zebrafish international resource center. Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science : JAALAS. 50(5):675-679
Murray, K.N., Dreska, M., Nasiadka, A., Rinne, M., Matthews, J.L., Carmichael, C., Bauer, J., Varga, Z.M., and Westerfield, M. (2011) Transmission, Diagnosis, and Recommendations for Control of Pseudoloma neurophilia Infections in Laboratory Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Facilities. Comparative medicine. 61(4):322-329
Whipps, C.M., Matthews, J.L., and Kent, M.L. (2008) Distribution and genetic characterization of Mycobacterium chelonae in laboratory zebrafish Danio rerio. Diseases of aquatic organisms. 82(1):45-54
Kent, M.L., Whipps, C.M., Matthews, J.L., Florio, D., Watral, V., Bishop-Stewart, J.K., Poort, M., and Bermudez, L. (2004) Mycobacteriosis in zebrafish (Danio rerio) research facilities. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Toxicology & pharmacology : CBP. 138(3):383-390
Matthews, J.L. (2004) Common diseases of laboratory zebrafish. The Zebrafish: Genetics, Genomics and Informatics, 2nd ed., Methods Cell Biol.. 77:617-643
Kent, M.L., Bishop-Stewart, J.K., Matthews, J.L., and Spitsbergen, J.M. (2002) Pseudocapillaria tomentosa, a nematode pathogen, and associated neoplasms of zebrafish (Danio rerio) kept in research colonies. Comparative medicine. 52(4):354-358
Matthews, M., Trevarrow, B., and Matthews, J. (2002) A virtual tour of the guide for zebrafish users. Lab Anim.. 31(3):34-40
Byers, K.B. and Matthews, J.L. (2002) Use of zebrafish and zoonoses. Appl. Biosaf.. 7(3):117-119
Matthews, J.L., Brown, A.M.V., Larison, K., Bishop-Stewart, J.K., Rogers, P., and Kent, M.L. (2001) Pseudoloma neurophilia n. g., n. sp., a new microsporidium from the central nervous system of the zebrafish (Danio rerio). The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology. 48(2):227-233

Smith, M.O., Wenger, D.A., Hill, S. and Matthews, J.L. (1996) Fucosidosis in a family of American-bred English Springer Spaniels. J. Amer. Vet. Med. Assn. 209:2088-2090.

Matthews, J.L., Zwick, M.G. and Paule, M.R. (1995) Coordinate regulation of ribosomal component synthesis in Acanthamoeba castellanii: 5S RNA transcription is down regulated during encystment by alteration of TFIIIA activity. Mol. Cell. Biol. 15: 3327-3335.

Radebaugh, C.A., Matthews, J.L., Geiss, G.K., Liu, F., Wong, J-M., Bateman, E., Camier, S., Sentenac, A. and Paule, M.R. (1994) TATA box-binding protein (TBP) is a constituent of the polymerase I-specific transcription initiation factor TIF-IB (SL1) bound to the rRNA promoter and shows differential sensitivity to TBP-directed reagents in polymerase I, II, and III transcription factors. Mol. Cell. Biol. 14: 597-605.

Imboden, M.A., Matthews, J.L., Lofquist, A.K. and M.R. Paule (1992) An exonuclease requiring an intact helical stem for specificity produces the 3' end of Acanthamoeba castellanii 5S RNA. J. Biol. Chem. 267: 24601-24610.